Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Mirro-Matic Whiz-Grid Speed Grill - The Original Froiler

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The front cover has a photograph of "the original Foiler" with three hamburgers cooking beside a plate with a cooked hamburger on an orange background. Across the top is the Mirro-Matic logo in black to the left of the title, "Whiz-Grid Speed Grill." On the left is a yellow panel with "Directions, Timetables, Recipes" above seals for Good Housekeeping Promises, Genuine Porcelain on Aluminum and Teflon II. The back cover is yellow with "Mirro-Matic Whiz-Grid Speed Grill 'Froils' your favorite foods in minutes -- hamburgers/steaks/bacon/fish/hot dogs/sandwiches" above illustrations of the Foiler cooking each of these. At the bottom is "Full flavor of frying...healthful benefits of broiling." The front end page has "Important Safeguards" and the back end page has the Limited Warranty. The first page introduces the Froiler and its advantages with illustrations: Fast, Convenient and Saves Fuel. There are Directions, Tips For Froiling, How to Clean and a Froiling Chart. There are detailed illustrated instructions for Froiling frozen hamburgers, grilled sandwiches, frozen dinners and recipes for French Toast, Whiz Brunch, Luncheon Toastwiches and Grilled Crab Sandwich. The last page has Whiz Burgers with recipes for six different burgers: Burgundy, Italian, Deviled, Herb, Chili-Onion and Dill.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Mirro

Publisher: Mirro Aluminum Co. (Manitowoc, Wis.)

1974 (ca.)

15 p.

1.8 x 14.0 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Mirro-Matic Whiz-Grid Speed Grill - The Original Froiler. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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